Health Education England

The Edward Jenner Programme - Leadership Foundations


ImageWhether you’re new to the NHS or an aspiring leader at the start of your journey, you’re the perfect candidate for the NHS Leadership Academy’s Edward Jenner programme – the foundation of great leaders. It’s free, flexible and enlightening. And with open access, there’s nothing to stop you going for it today.

The programme has been re-designed to offer even more flexibility with two units to complete at your own pace. Launch takes up to five hours, Foundations is designed to be studied over six weeks.

Find out more about Launch and Foundations in the video below:

 

Overview 

If you want to feel more able to deal with the daily challenges of working in healthcare, better equipped to care for patients, lead services and provide leadership for those around you – supporting them to do their job better – the Edward Jenner programme is for you.

The programme is designed by clinicians working on the frontline. Highly practical and patient-focused, it’s a great way to understand the purpose, challenges and culture of the NHS.

It’s free, flexible and enlightening, helping you get a fresh perspective on the impact you have on the patient experience – either directly or indirectly.

It’s also a valuable refresher at any level, as well as an important first step towards the Mary Seacole programme.

The programme has been redesigned to offer even more flexibility, with two units to complete at your own pace. Launch takes up to five hours and Foundations is designed to be studied over six weeks.

Who is the programme for?

This programme is for all colleagues who are new to leadership and are exploring what it means. It also acts as a preliminary learning programme for newly qualified nursing and clinical staff. Whether you’re new to health and care or an aspiring leader at the start of your journey, you’re the perfect candidate.

The Edward Jenner programme is for you if you’re:

  • From any clinical or non-clinical background
  • A newly-qualified clinician
  • New to/returning to a clinical role
  • Aspiring to a leadership role

How to apply

For further information and to register visit the NHS Leadership Academy website.

 

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